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Trump Renews Attacks on ‘Fake, Fake Disgusting News’video

Trump Renews Attacks on ‘Fake, Fake Disgusting News’

President Trump denounced the press for underselling his accomplishments and doubting his political rise.
Trump Criticized for not Leading Effort to Secure Elections

Trump Criticized for not Leading Effort to Secure Elections

Trump administration is facing criticism that it has no clear national strategy to protect the country.
Clash of GOP Titans as Trump vs Kochs Feud Escalates

Clash of GOP Titans as Trump vs Kochs Feud Escalates

President Donald Trump trashed the conservative billionaire Koch brothers as a “total joke in real Republican circles.”
Trump Says He Would ‘Certainly Meet’ with Iran’s Rouhani

Trump Says He Would ‘Certainly Meet’ with Iran’s Rouhani

President Trump said he would meet with the Iranians “anytime they want to.”
Times Publisher, Trump Meet to Discuss Anti-media Rhetoric

Times Publisher, Trump Meet to Discuss Anti-media Rhetoric

The meeting with A.G. Sulzberger occurred July 20, the White House and Times said.
3 Women Paid ‘Hush Money’ for Trump Relationships

Avenatti: 3 Women Paid ‘Hush Money’ for Trump Relationships

Avenatti disclosed the information at a community forum in West Hollywood, California.
Trump and Putin Postpone U.S. Summit until 2019

Trump delays proposed Putin meeting until 2019

The White House announced that President Donald Trump’s proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin had been delayed until 2019.
Trump Lawyer Forced to Reveal Secret Client: Sean Hannity

Secret Tape of Trump Discussing Paying for Playboy Model’s Story

Presidential candidate Donald Trump is heard on tape discussing with his attorney Michael Cohen how they would buy the rights to a Playboy model’s...
Trump’s Iran Threat Latest Combative Global Move

Trump’s Iran Threat Latest Combative Global Move

Trump Doctrine has emerged: Claim matchless strength, suffer no slight and counter-punch harder than you are hit — at least verbally.
Family separation policy starts dividing Republicans

Administration Reports Nearly 1,200 Family Reunifications

Nearly 1,200 family reunifications have occurred for children 5 and older who were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Trump Considers Yanking Security Clearances of his Criticsvideo

Trump Considers Yanking Security Clearances of his Critics

Trump is considering revoking the security clearances of six former top national security officials who have been critical of his administration.
The White House Week of Walk-backs

Let’s Be Clear: The White House Week of Walk-backs

This was the week when “would” turned into “wouldn’t” and “no” meant “yes.”
Cohen Secretly Recorded Trump Talking of Paying for Playboy Model’s Story

Trump Was Taped Talking of Paying for Playboy Model’s Story

Michael Cohen secretly recorded Trump talking of paying for Playboy model’s story of having an affair with him. The recording was made before the election.
Trump Says he Misspoke on Russian Meddling

Blistered by Bipartisan Condemnation, Trump Says he Misspoke on Russian Meddling

President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to “clarify” his public undermining of American intelligence agencies.
Why Trump’s Presidency Draws Criticism from All Sides

Why Trump’s Presidency Draws Criticism from All Sides

Trump's “America First” slogan morphed into “Me First”as unloaded on his own intelligence community.
Trump-Putin Helsinki Summit: Russian Propaganda Scores Big, Trump Regrettable

Trump-Putin Helsinki Summit: Russian Propaganda Scores Big, Trump Regrettable

The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland.
12 Russians Indicted for Hacking Democrats in 2016 US Electionvideo

12 Russians Indicted for Hacking Democrats in 2016 US Election

The indictment is the first to implicate the Russian government directly by Mueller.
President Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May's Press Conference

Trump About-faces on Comments about NATO, Brexit, and British Prime Minister

Highlights of Trump and May's joint press conference where Trump about-faces on former comments about NATO, Brexit, and the British Prime Minister.
Trump Dishes up Fresh Dose of Chaos Aimed at May, Londoners

Trump Dishes up Fresh Dose of Chaos Aimed at May, Londoners

Trump blasted Prime Minister Theresa May, blamed London’s mayor for terror attacks against the city.
Analysis: Trump Court Pick Aimed at Cementing Legacy

Analysis: Trump Court Pick Aimed at Cementing Legacy

Trump poured accelerant on his campaign to shift Washington’s balance of power toward conservatives.
President Donald Trump Picks Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Courtvideo

Trump Picks Kavanaugh for Court, Setting up Fight with Dems

President Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh, a politically connected conservative judge, for the Supreme Court.
Trump’s Economic Gamble: Solid Job Gains vs. Risky Trade War

Trump’s Economic Gamble: Solid Job Gains vs. Risky Trade War

From the safety of a resilient U.S. economy, President Donald Trump has lit the fuse on a high-risk trade war with China.
Supreme Court Upheld President Donald Trump's Travel Banvideo

High Court OKs Trump’s Travel Ban, Rejects Muslim Bias Claim

A sharply divided Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump’s ban on travel with the conservative majority taking his side.
In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rulevideo

In Reversal, Trump Orders Halt to his Family Separation Rule

Trump abruptly reversed himself and signed an executive order halting his policy of separating children.
Trump Approves Plan to Impose Tough China Tariffs

Trump Approves Plan to Impose Tough China Tariffs

This is a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to rid the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons.
By Trump’s own yardstick, NKorea pact falls flat

By Trump’s Own Yardstick, North Korea Pact Falls Flat

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un fell short of the kind of deal the U.S. president himself has long said is needed.
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Trump, North Korea’s Kim Come Together for Momentous Summit

Trump and Kim shook hands warmly in front of a row of alternating U.S. and North Korean flags.
White House Takes up Fight Against Trudeau, Escalates Trade Tirade

WH Takes up Fight Against Trudeau, Escalates its Trade Tirade

The White House escalated its trade tirade and leveled more withering and unprecedented criticism against Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau.
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Injected Drama to G7 Meeting: Trump Wants Russia to Be Reinstated

Trump made the comment at the White House Friday after hours of further escalating his rhetoric against longtime allies over U.S. trade practices.
Trump, Lawyers Lay out Expansive Presidential Powers View

Trump, Lawyers Lay out Expansive Presidential Powers View

President Donald Trump claimed Monday he has an “absolute right” to pardon himself, part of an extraordinarily expansive vision of executive authority.
NFL Decision Chooses Mainstream Appeal Over Players

Trump Calls off Eagles Visit Over Anthem Dispute

Trump says the team wanted to send a smaller delegation, but fans who planned to attend “deserve better.”
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Congress Votes to Dismantle Key Post-Crisis Bank Rules

The House voted 258-159 to approve legislation rolling back the Dodd-Frank law, notching a legislative win for President Donald Trump.
Trump’s Tweets on Russia Probe Short on Facts

President Trump’s Tweets on Russia Probe Short on Facts

President Donald Trump is skimming over the facts involving the investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. And he's made some questionable statements.
Long Odds for Peace as Trump Toils Mideast with Embassy Move

Long Odds for Peace as Trump Toils Mideast with Embassy Move

Trump’s prospects for brokering the Mideast peace “deal of the century” has plunged ever deeper as the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem opened amid bloodshed in Gaza.
Few Teeth in Trump’s Prescription to Reduce Drug Prices

Few Teeth in Trump’s Prescription to Reduce Drug Prices

President Donald Trump’s plan focuses on private competition and more openness to reduce America’s prescription pain.
US Allies Lament Trump’s Decision to Pull out of Iran Dealvideo

US Allies Lament Trump’s Decision to Pull out of Iran Deal

President Trump withdrew the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with Iran but he also deepened his isolation on the world stage and revived doubts about American credibility.
The Trump Administration Moves to Expel Some 57,000 Hondurans

The Trump Administration Moves to Expel Some 57,000 Hondurans

The administration said it will end temporary protections for immigrants in the United States from Honduras on Jan. 5, 2020, leaving potentially 57,000 people vulnerable to deportation.
Trump Salutes 2nd Amendment, Urges NRA Members to Vote GOPvideo

Trump Salutes 2nd Amendment, Urges NRA Members to Vote GOP

President Donald Trump linked the sanctity of the Second Amendment to his party’s prospects in the 2018 midterm elections.
Trump Repaid Cohen $130K for Payment to Porn Star

Giuliani: Trump Repaid Cohen $130K for Payment to Porn Star

In a startling revelation, President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani directly contradicted Trump’s statements about the hush money on National television.
White House Lawyer Ty Cobb to Depart Donald Trump's Legal Team

WH Lawyer Working on Mueller Probe to Retire at End of Month

Cobb's departure further shakes up President Donald Trump’s legal team as the president intensifies his attacks on the special counsel’s Russia investigation.
Mueller Gives List of Questions to Trump’s Lawyers

Mueller Team Floated Possible Subpoena for Trump

The special counsel leading the Russia investigation raised the prospect in March of issuing a grand jury subpoena for President Donald Trump.
White House Delays Tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

White House Delays Tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

The White House is avoiding the potential for a trade battle with Europe as the U.S. prepares for tense trade talks in China this week.
Trump Says Democrat Should Quit over VA Nomination Brouhaha

Trump Says Democrat Should Quit over VA Nomination Brouhaha

A furious President Donald Trump on Saturday called for the resignation of the Democratic senator Jon Tester for his leading role in Ronny Jackson’s failed VA bid.
GOP-led House Panel Clears Trump Campaign in Russia Probe

GOP-led House Panel Clears Trump Campaign in Russia Probe

The GOP lengthy report concluded it found no evidence that Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia in the 2016 presidential campaign.
In Big Shift, Trump Assesses Kim Jong Un as ‘Very Honorable’

In Big Shift, Trump Assesses Kim Jong Un as ‘Very Honorable’

Trump cautioned that North Korea had not followed through on previous promises, but credited tough steps from his administration.
James Comey's Memos

James Comey’s Memos: Details of Trump, Russia, and Flynn Speak Volumes

The Comey memos provided to Congress include documentation of seven conversations he had with Trump from January 7, 2017, through April 11, 2017.
Trump Calls Sketch Released by Daniels ‘A Total Con Job’

Trump Calls Sketch Released by Daniels ‘A Total Con Job’

Stormy Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, told ABC’s “The View” on Tuesday that it’s the man who menaced her and her young daughter.
CIA Chief Secretly Meets with North Korea’s Kim

Ahead of Summit, CIA Chief Secretly Meets with North Korea’s Kim

CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, a highly unusual, secret visit.
McConnell Shuts Down Bill to Protect Special Counsel Mueller

McConnell Shuts Down Bill to Protect Special Counsel Mueller

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday thwarted a bipartisan effort to protect special counsel Robert Mueller’s job
US and North Korea Talking at ‘Extremely High Levelsvideo

US and North Korea Talking at ‘Extremely High Levels

Trump also confirmed that North and South Korea are working to negotiate an end to hostilities before next week’s meeting between Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
What’s in Those Seized Records? Trump’s Biggest New Worry

What’s in Those Seized Records? Trump’s Biggest New Worry

President Trump and his allies have hit a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney’s office, fearful of deeper exposure for Trump.
Trump Lawyer Forced to Reveal Secret Client: Sean Hannity

Trump Lawyer Forced to Reveal Secret Client: Sean Hannity

A legal fight over what should happen to records the FBI seized from President Donald Trump’s personal attorney took a surprise twist.
Trump Unloads on Comey ahead of ex-FBI Director’s Interview

Trump Unloads on Comey ahead of ex-FBI Director’s Interview

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to unload on James Comey over his forthcoming memoir, calling him names, suggesting jail time.
US, Allies Strike Syria to Stop Chemical Weapons

Update: US, Allies Strike Syria to Stop Chemical Weapons

The United States, France and Britain launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad. U.S. is prepared to sustain pressure on Assad.
Trump Axes Trip Amid Discussions over Syria, Raid on Lawyer

Trump Axes Trip Amid Discussions over Syria, Raid on Lawyer

Trump drove his West Wing into deeper tumult, canceling a South American trip to consider a military strike in Syria and a continual staffing shakeup.
Trump Blasts Mueller Probe as ‘Attack on our Country'

Trump Blasts Mueller Probe as ‘Attack on our Country’

President Trump complained, exhibiting mounting concern about the yearlong probe after federal authorities raided the offices of his personal attorney.
Arizona, Texas Send 400 Troops to Border after Trump’s Call

Arizona, Texas Send 400 Troops to Border after Trump’s Call

Trump has suggested he wants to use the military on the border until progress is made on his proposed border wall, which has mostly stalled in Congress.
EPA Chief Fights for his Job in Meeting with Trump

EPA Chief Fights for his Job in Meeting with Trump

While some White House aides are increasingly fed up with Pruitt and chief of staff John Kelly has advocated firing him, Trump remains less certain.
US Proposes Tariffs on $50 Billion in Chinese Imports

War Trade Goes on: New Tariffs on $50 Billion in Chinese Imports

The Trump administration escalated its aggressive actions on trade by proposing 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports.
President Trump Wants US Military to Secure Bordervideo

Trump Wants US Military to Secure Border

Trump told reporters he’s been discussing the idea with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. It wasn’t immediately clear exactly how the proposal would work.
Trump Says Second Amendment won’t Be Repealed

Trump: “The Second Amendment Will Never Be Repealed”

President Donald Trump tweeted that the Second Amendment “WILL NEVER BE REPEALED” and called on voters to elect more Republicans in this fall’s congressional elections.
Trump’s Approval Rating up from Historic Lows

Trump’s Approval Rating up from Historic Lows

His approval rating is up 7 points since last month. That only lifts Trump’s approval to 42 percent, low for a president at this point in his tenure.
Porn Star Reveals Details about Alleged Affair with Trump

Porn Star Reveals Details about Alleged Affair with Trump

In the “60 Minutes” interview, Daniels said that she’d been threatened by an unidentified man in Las Vegas to keep quiet about her alleged relationship with Trump.
GOP in Control, but Dems’ Budget Priorities are Winning

GOP in Control, but Dems’ Budget Priorities are Winning

Under President Barack Obama and a GOP-controlled Congress, Capitol Hill Democrats had to scratch and claw to get tiny increases. The times certainly have changed now.
Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Budget after Threatening Veto

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Budget after Threatening Veto

President Donald Trump grudgingly signed a $1.3 trillion federal spending measure Friday and averted a midnight government shutdown.
New Trump Order Would Ban Most Transgender Troops from Serving

Trump Order Would Ban Most Transgender Troops from Serving

President Donald Trump released an order Friday night banning most transgender troops from serving in the military except under “limited circumstances.”
John Bolton Replacing McMaster as Trump National Security Adviser

John Bolton Replacing McMaster as Trump National Security Adviser

After weeks of speculation about McMaster’s future, Trump and the respected three-star general put a positive face on the departure.
FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Stepping Down

AG Jeff Sessions Fires Former FBI Deputy Director McCabe

The career law enforcement official immediately decried the move and suggested it was part of the Trump administration’s “war on the FBI.”
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russians for US Election Meddling

Trump Administration Finally Imposes Sanctions on Russians for US Election Meddling

The Trump administration imposed sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, including 13 indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller.
Trump Views Designs for Border Wall While Bashing Californiavideo

Trump Views Designs for Border Wall While Bashing California

President Trump eagerly inspected eight towering prototypes for his long-sought wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and accused California of putting “the entire nation at risk."
Trump Unceremoniously Dumped Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Dramatic Shakeup: Trump Unceremoniously Dumped Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Trump replaces Tillerson with Pompeo in dramatic shakeup, abruptly ending Tillerson’s turbulent tenure as America’s top diplomat.
Hiring Surge Added 313K Jobs in February, Most in 1½ Years

Hiring Surge Added 313K Jobs in February, Most in 1½ Years

Wage gains, meanwhile, fell from January to 2.6 percent year-over-year. The influx of new workers kept the unemployment rate unchanged at 4.1 percent.
Trump Orders Stiff Trade Tariffs, Unswayed by Grim Warningsvideo

Trump Orders Stiff Trade Tariffs, Unswayed by Grim Warnings

The president said he would exempt Canada and Mexico as “a special case” while negotiating for changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Trump Agrees to Meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

Trump Agrees to Meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

After months of trading insults and threats of nuclear annihilation, President Donald Trump agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un by May.
Lobbyists Get Ethics Waivers to Work for Trump

What Swamp? Lobbyists Get Ethics Waivers to Work for Trump

President Donald Trump and his appointees have stocked federal agencies with ex-lobbyists and corporate lawyers who now help regulate the very industries they worked for.
White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn Steps Down

Trump Economic Aide Cohn Departs after Trade Disagreement

Top Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn is leaving the White House after breaking with President Donald Trump on trade policy.
Trump Adviser Kellyanne Conway Violated Hatch Act

Trump Adviser Kellyanne Conway Violated Hatch Act

The Office of Special Counsel says Conway violated the Hatch Act twice last year when she spoke out in support of Republican Roy Moore and against his Democratic rival, Sen. Doug Jones
State Department Pulls Diplomats Out of Cuba

US Makes Cuba Staffing Cuts Permanent after ‘Health Attacks’

The United States said Friday it was making permanent its decision last year to withdraw 60 percent of its diplomats from Cuba.
Trump Orders Big Tariffs on Steel, Aluminum

Trade War? Trump Orders Big Tariffs on Steel, Aluminum

Trump said firm action was crucial to protect U.S. industry from unfair competition and to bolster national security.
Trump Adrift: Tumult in West Wing amid Exits, Investigation

Trump Adrift: Tumult in West Wing amid Exits, Investigation

Even by the standards of Trump’s often chaotic administration, there are new levels of anxiety across the West Wing.
What Do Kushner Talks with China's Anbang Mean for Trump?

Kushner’s Security Clearance Downgraded per Kelly Policy

Kushner had been operating with an interim clearance at the “top secret/sensitive compartmented information” level for more than a year.
Trump Ends DACA, the Program Protecting Immigrant 'Dreamers'

Supreme Court Declines to Decide Fate of ‘Dreamers’ Just Yet

The case affecting “Dreamers” will have to work its way through the lower courts before any Supreme Court ruling is possible.
Trump Suggests he and Governors Would’ve Rushed Fla. Schoolvideo

Trump Suggests he and Governors Would’ve Rushed Fla. School

President Donald Trump again found fault with the officers who didn’t stop the gunman who carried out the massacre.
‘Fix it!’ Gun Violence Plea to Trump from Students, Parentsvideo

‘Fix it!’ Gun Violence Plea to Trump from Students, Parents

Students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday to set politics aside and protect America’s school children.
Trump Urges Ban on Gun Devices Like Bump Stocks

Trump Urges Ban on Gun Devices Like Bump Stocks

President Donald Trump directed the Justice Department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year’s Las Vegas massacre.
Trump Roars on Twitter about Russia Probe but Misses

Trump Roars on Twitter about Russia Probe but Misses

Fact checking the President's tweets over the weekend as the latest turn in the Russia investigation seemingly placed him on the defensive.
President Trump Met Florida Shooting Victims in Fort Lauderdale

President Trump Met Florida Shooting Victims, First Responders in Fort Lauderdale

The president paid his respects to medical professionals at Broward Health North Hospital, and visited with law enforcement officials in Fort Lauderdale.
Trump Address Nation in the Wake of Parkland High School Shootingvideo

Trump Cites Mental Health in Shooting, no Mention of Guns

Taking up the now-familiar ritual of public consolation after terrible violence, President Domald Trump cites mental health in shooting, no mention of guns.
President Trump Blames Failure to Report Student Who Killed 17

President Trump Blames Failure to Report Student Who Killed 17

Law enforcement officials told The Associated Press that Nikolas Cruz legally purchased the assault weapon used in the attack.
Trump at Last Denounces Abuse; Kelly’s Future in Doubt

Trump at Last Denounces Abuse; Kelly’s Future in Doubt

Questions persisted about what and when Chief of staff John Kelly knew about the abuse allegations against Porter.
FBI Contradicts White House on Probe of Former Aide Porter

FBI Contradicts White House on Probe of Former Aide Porter

FBI Director Christopher Wray challenged the White House assertion that Rob Porter’s background “investigation was ongoing.”
Agency-by-Agency Highlights of Trump’s 2019 Budget

Agency-by-Agency Highlights of President Trump’s 2019 Budget

These are agency-by-agency highlights of President Donald Trump’s budget for fiscal year 2019, released Monday.
Trump’s $4.4 Trillion Budget Moves Deficit Sharply Higher

Trump’s $4.4 Trillion Budget Moves Deficit Sharply Higher

The growing deficits reflect, in great part, the impact of last year’s tax overhaul, which is projected to cause federal tax revenue to drop.
Trump Won’t Declassify Democratic Demo on Russia Probe

Trump Won’t Declassify Democratic Demo on Russia Probe

White House counsel Don McGahn said in a letter to the committee that the memo contains “numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages.”
Kelly in Harsh Spotlight after Senior Aide’s Resignation

Kelly in Harsh Spotlight after Senior Aide’s Resignation

Kelly himself faced criticism for initially defending his aide — only to later shift course after the publication of photos showing one of Porter’s ex-wives with a black eye.
White House Aide Resigns after Allegations of Spousal Abuse

White House Aide Resigns after Allegations of Spousal Abuse

Staff secretary Rob Porter said in a written statement that allegations that became public this week are “outrageous” and “simply false.”
Trump Ordered Washington Military Parade to Celebrate Military Strength

Pentagon Says Trump Ordered Washington Military Parade

Trump wants an elaborate parade this year with soldiers marching and tanks rolling, but no date has been selected.
House Panel Votes to Release Democratic Memo on Russia Probe

House Panel Votes to Release Democratic Memo on Russia Probe

The House intelligence committee voted unanimously Monday night to release a Democratic rebuttal to the GOP’s memo.
Two Senators Unveil Bipartisan Immigration Plan, Trump Knocks it Down

Bipartisan Immigration Bill Surfaces, Trump Knocks it Down

Republican Sen. John McCain and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons planned to propose legislation that would shield from deportation immigrants known as “Dreamers.”
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